Program Contact

Graduate Recruiter
School of Physics
Georgia Institute of Technology
837 State St.
Atlanta, GA 30332-0430


Application Deadlines

  • Computational Science and Engineering
     Ph.D. and M.S.: January 3
  • Physics
    Ph.D. and M.S.: January 3
  • Quantitative Biosciences
    Ph.D.: December 1
  • Robotics
    M.S.: January 3

Admittance Terms


Areas of Research

  • Astrophysics
  • Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
  • Condensed Matter and Materials Physics
  • Non-linear Science
  • Physics of Living Systems
  • Soft Matter Physics

Interdisciplinary Programs

  • M.S. and Ph.D. Computational Science and Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Quantitative Biosciences
  • M.S. Robotics

Standardized Tests

TOEFL Requirements

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: 76
  • Minimum Score Required: 106, with minimum section scores of 19

IELTS Academic Requirements

  • Minimum Score Required: ≥ 7.5 (minimum band score for all skills is 7)
  • Official scores must be sent via the IELTS electronic score delivery service to Georgia Institute of Technology, ​Graduate

GRE Requirements

  • Institute Code: R5248
  • Department Code: 0808
  • GRE general test is not required for all applicants.
  • GRE physics test is not required for all applicant.

Program Costs

  1. Go to "View Tuition Costs by Semester," and select the semester you plan to start. Graduate-level programs are divided into sections: Graduate Rates–Atlanta Campus, Study Abroad, Specialty Graduate Programs, Executive Education Programs
  2. Find the degree and program you are interested in and click to access the program's tuition and fees by credit hour PDF.
  3. In the first column, determine the number of hours (or credits) you intend to take for your first semester.
  4. Determine if you will pay in-state or out-of-state tuition. Learn more about the difference between in-state and out-of-state. For example, if you are an in-state resident and planning to take six credits for the Master of Architecture degree, the tuition cost will be $4,518.
  5. The middle section of the document lists all mandatory Institute fees. To see your total tuition plus mandatory fees, refer to the last two columns of the PDF.